Qualified Child Care Worker

Windermere Music Academy - Edmonton, AB (28 days ago)

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Play it. Sing it. Move it. Shake it. Learn it.

Founded in 2016, The Windermere Music Academy has been helping kids and adults alike uncover and develop their passions of music and dance in a nurturing and welcoming environment. Taught by our expert instructors, our music school offers a range of instrument, voice, theory, and dance lessons so that everyone can discover their own beat, at any skill level from beginner to elite.

Having built up our reputation and clientele, we are now in the process of opening up an Out of School Care Program as part of our Windermere location. Join us in this exciting undertaking where the opportunities for growth are great and your input matters!

We are currently seeking an experienced and highly motivated Child Development Supervisor and Child Development Worker to:

  • Implement a substantive program curriculum in accordance with government regulation, developmentally appropriate practice and program philosophy
  • Assess individual and group needs to foster an environment in which the emotional, social, physical and cognitive needs of each child in the program are met
  • Maintain routine and open communication with families and other staff
  • Keep documentation of Program Plans, Assessments, Critical Incidents, reports and other relevant files
  • Prepare and maintain spaces for children’s use to the highest standards of safety and cleanliness

Qualifications

  • Child Care Development Worker certification (previously Level 2 certification)
  • 1-2 years of Child Care experience (daycare, out of school care, and/or early education), management experience preferred
  • Degree/diploma in Early Childhood Education or related discipline preferred
  • Current Child Care First Aid and CPR Level-C
  • Strong interpersonal skills, engaging with children and their parents
  • Demonstrated conflict resolution skills, displaying sound judgment and tact
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Responsible, attentive and enthusiastic

Hire is dependent upon a satisfactory Police Information Check including a Vulnerable Sector Search. The successful candidate will be subject to a three month probation period.

Windermere Music Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

Work Location

318 Windermere Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T6W 2Z8

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Child Care: 1 year (Required)

Licence:

  • Child Development Worker/Supervisor (Level 2/3) (Required)
  • First Aid & CPR Level C (Required)